Thurlestone Bay

Seems to have been Devon 's record LRP day - On South Huish Marsh  at 13.30  4 (site record ) also -2 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Black Tailed Godwit , 25 Wheatear, 40+ Chiffchaff, 200+ Mipit - N ,13 Sand Martin, 45 Teal, 6 Shoveler, 

In the Bay our first Red Breasted Merganser of the year-a female .,15 Sandwich Tern, On the rocks 3 Grey Plover, 2 Turnstone.

At 16.15 Bob B at South Milton Ley an ad male and a young female Marsh Harrier also 40 + Chiffchaff . The female Harrier is not the Slapton bird

On T'stone marsh 10 Sand Martin, 25 Teal and at 16.30 the female Marsh Harrier .

Posted March 24th, 2013 at 6:08 pm by Mike Passman in General Birding